I’m not good at choosing the right words but I know how I feel and that’s the fact that my children’s lives were totally changed because of ACFC. They were shown a totally different life then the one I could have ever provided for them. Starting with Telisa having the opportunity to travel to a different state in the fifth grade. All of my children’s Christmases have always been far more than I could have provided for them. They have been taught things and experienced so much in there little lives that I really, really feel if it hadn’t been for you, Tai, they would have taken another route in life. I’m graciously humbled to have you in our lives.
We love you, Aliesha Nickerson
ACFC alumni all grown up!
Children from ACFC were hosted by El Cholo, the oldest Mexican restaurant in Los Angeles. They got a history lesson, a tour, time in the kitchen, and a delicious lunch!
Congratulations to Students of the Month at Normandie Avenue Elementary School in South Los Angeles! They got to celebrate with a special beading event!
“The vision of the Sunburst Youth Academy (SYA) is to be recognized as the leading alternative educational program for High School dropouts. SYA will meet the unique needs of its Cadets and assist them in making a successful transition to adulthood by fostering and perpetuating the Eight Core Components of ChalleNGe. Through mentoring and education, our graduates will be provided the life skills to be successful in their future endeavors.” – LTC Armstrong – Director
For your ongoing support!
Back to school back packs and supplies were handed out to children at Normandie Avenue Elementary School!
Jean has volunteered with ACFC for many years. Her passions have been making sure children have food, back to school supplies and Christmas! She and her husband Doug are also Mr and Mrs Santa at Christmas. She is the brainchild behind the ACFC Free Libraries that have been a huge success. Thank you Jean! We love you!!!
A Chance for Children strives to empower at-risk youth by providing the opportunities to set goals and the tools to achieve them. We fight to instill the belief that no child is limited by their surroundings or upbringing. By encouraging dreams and consistently exposing them to new experiences outside the dangers and struggles of their daily lives each child will have a chance for a better future.
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